Posts from the ‘News’ Category

  • Swallow Hotel, Stockton on Tees

    Alex welcomes progress on Swallow Hotel redevelopment

    December 17th, 2014 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off

    Campaigning MP Alex Cunningham is delighted that a £5 million plan to convert the former Swallow Hotel building at the end of Stockton High Street into student accommodation has been submitted for planning permission this week. AG Lathe, owners of both the Castlegate shopping centre and the Swallow Hotel building, hope to transform the neglected […]

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    Alex secures social care commitment from Government

    December 17th, 2014 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off

    An end could be in sight for the 220,000 care workers who are estimated as being illegally paid below the National Minimum Wage after Alex Cunningham secured a statement in the Social Care Commitment requiring employers in the sector to meet this level as a minimum. The Stockton North MP has backed UNISON’s Ethical Care […]

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  • Alex & Christmas Jumper Day (December 2014)

    Alex makes the world “better with a sweater”

    December 12th, 2014 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off

    Alex Cunningham has donned a festive sweater to demonstrate his support for Save the Children’s Christmas Jumper Day campaign. Labour’s Stockton North MP joined supporters and campaigners around the country for the third annual Christmas Jumper Day as part of Save the Children’s woolly revolution to make the world “better with a sweater”.  All money raised […]

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  • Alex & Counting the Cost Campaign

    Alex pledges to help families with disabled children

    December 8th, 2014 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off

    Disabled children and young people are suffering, according to Alex Cunningham, because their families are being left with no choice but to forego essentials such as heating and food as they struggle to make ends meet. The Stockton North MP has called for urgent actions to address this situation and prevent such circumstances occurring, and […]

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  • Group of five young people on the stairs

    Alex calls on Government to protect youth services

    December 5th, 2014 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off

    The Government is failing young people and appears blind to the mounting pressures that local authorities are facing in delivering the most basic of youth services, Alex Cunningham has warned as he challenged Ministers to be more alert to the needs of young people for the right advice and services from qualified professionals. Leading a […]

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